ApunKaChoice.com
site  movies  celebs  music  news  showtimes  user  
Hello, Stranger Login | Sign up
ApunKaChoice » Article » When Robert De Niro disguised himself as homeless man
 

When Robert De Niro disguised himself as homeless man

Robert De Niro disguised himself into a homeless man for a shelter visit
By Indo-Asian News Service
Sat, Mar 03, 2012 06:24:22 GMT
 

When Robert De Niro disguised himself as homeless man
Veteran actor Robert De Niro disguised himself into a homeless man for a shelter visit, while he researched for his role in "Being Flynn".

"We did spend time at Pine Street Inn homeless shelter, where Nick Flynn, who wrote the memoir, had worked. It was interesting to see him kind of blend into the woodwork, which he did very well," said film's director Paul Weitz.

"He had a cap pulled over his eyes and he pretended to have a cold so he could cover up his face.

"There was a very odd moment where somebody who worked at the shelter said, 'Oh, maybe Bob De Niro could play me!' He had heard something about how we were doing a movie and he did not realise that Bob De Niro was standing seven feet from him.

"Bob likes to play real people so he was trying to get a sense of the reality there. In the shelter he observed the people staying there and their body language wasn't downtrodden. They had erect posture and didn't want to appear to be marks and get robbed or beaten up so that's how he appears in the film," Weitz added.

Robert De Niro also went to New York's Financial District in disguise to get a sense of what it was like to be an invisible homeless person in a busy place like this, reports dailystar.co.uk.

"We chose different places where we hoped people would ignore a huge movie star. So we went down to the Financial District when everyone is arriving at work so they don't give a damn; they'd pretty much run anyone over to get to work," he said.
Video: Amitabh Bachchan sings ‘Eklo Chalo Re’ for Vidya Balan’s ‘Kahaani’
 
Poonam Pandey’s bathroom rituals involve stripping: Chitrangada Singh
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE
Movie Review: 'American Hustle' is thoroughly enjoyable
Movie Review: 'American Hustle' is thoroughly enjoyable
Movie Review: 'Grudge Match' packs a funny punch
Movie Review: 'Grudge Match' packs a funny punch
Year-end special: Hollywood stars who visited India in 2013
Year-end special: Hollywood stars who visited India in 2013
Grudge Match: Robert De Niro VS Sylvester Stallone
Grudge Match: Robert De Niro VS Sylvester Stallone
Tags :
comments powered by Disqus


 
Now Trending : Salman Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Ranbir Kapoor | Aishwarya Rai | Katrina Kaif | Kareena Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra | Poonam Pandey | Sherlyn Chopra | Alia Bhatt | New Hindi Movies

Photo Galleries 

Style Check: Deepika Padukone, Sonam Kapoor, Katrina Kaif among best-dressed of the week

Fan photos: Shahrukh and 'Happy New Year' team enthrall Houston with first 'SLAM! The Tour' concert

Aishwarya Rai, Freida Pinto wow in L'Oréal Paris ad with Hollywood beauties

Must Watch: Hot Deepika Padukone is screen scorcher in 'Happy New Year' song 'Lovely'

Tamannaah sets the ramp ablaze!

Ranveer Singh, Anil Kapoor, Farhan Akhtar watch ‘Khoobsurat’

Farhan Akhtar launches Coke Zero

Hrithik Roshan and family felicitated
Wallpapers 

Daawat-e-ishq Wallpapers

Khoobsurat Wallpapers

Happy New Year Wallpapers

Creature 3d Wallpapers

Finding Fanny Wallpapers

Akshay Kumar Wallpapers
Hot Celebrities 

Vidya Balan

Asin

Katrina Kaif
New Movies 

Khoobsurat

Daawat-e-ishq

The Maze Runner
Videos 

Hrithik Roshan, Katrina Kaif sizzle together in song 'Meherbaan'

'Finding Fanny' song 'Shake Your Bootiya'

Sonam Kapoor grooving to the party anthem ‘Abhi Toh Party Shuru Hui Hai’

Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif wow in ‘Bang Bang’ song video 'Tu Meri'

Shahid Kapoor in the 'Haider' song ‘Bismil’

‘Raja Natwarlal’ song ‘Namak Paare’ featuring Emraan Hashmi, Humaima Malick


Copyright © ApunKaChoice.com
ApunKaChoice.com : Latest Bollywood News, Bollywood Movies Reviews, Bollywood Wallpapers
privacy policy
Partner Sites : Sports - CricketZone - IndiaExpress.com [ Mobiles Festivals Bikes Cars ] - CardWeaver

photo gallery - new movies - celebs - wallpapers - the celeb A-Z - News & Gossip - Music - Video - Hot Topics
Anushka Sharma - Katrina Kaif - Kareena Kapoor - Priyanka Chopra - Deepika Padukone - Sonakshi Sinha - Aishwarya Rai - Poonam Pandey - Sherlyn Chopra
Salman Khan ( Bigg Boss 6 ) - Shahrukh Khan - Shahid Kapoor - Hrithik Roshan - Aamir Khan - Ranbir Kapoor